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Rites Set for Mrs. Templin


Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday from the Seydler Hill Chapel for Mrs. Alma B. Templin who died in the Holmes Community Hospital at 12:10 a.m. today, Friday. (April 16, 1971).


The Rev. Allen Collins, pastor of the First Lutheran Church of which she was a member, will conduct the rites with burial to take place in the Woodmen of the world Cemetery.


Mrs. Templin was born in Germany on June 1, 1877, the daughter of John and Amalie Bielefeld, both natives of Germany. She was married to Paul Templin, and, at the time of her death, was living at 819 St. Matthew Street. Her husband preceded her in death in February, 1923. She had recently received a 60-year pin from Hermann Sons Lodge.


Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Earl Bouldin and Mrs. Tellmon Wied, both of Gonzales and Mrs. Adolph D. Petras of Nacogdoches; one son, Gus Eschenburg of San Antonio; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by a daughter, Mrs. Will Thiede on December 8, 1970, and a son, Oscar W. Eschenburg who died on March 21, 1953.